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May 26, 2017

The second major of the year gets underway as the biggest stars in the sport converge on Roland Garros seeking Grand Slam glory.

May 26, 2017

Czech Republic’s Petra Kvitova will return to professional tennis at the French open, she announced in a press conference in Paris on Friday.

May 25, 2017

For the second straight year, Queens College senior Sharvill Nawghre was named the East Coast Conference (ECC) Men’s Tennis Scholar-Athlete of the Year.

May 24, 2017

On Tuesday, the International Tennis Federation (ITF) announced that Spanish duo Sergio Casal and Emilio Sanchez will receive the ITF’s highest accolade, the Philippe Chatrier Award, for their services to the game as players and coaches.

May 24, 2017

30Fifteen, a women’s tennis apparel brand and manufacturer, has joined the Tennis Industry Association as a new Supporting Partner.

May 23, 2017

When you play a racket sport like tennis, you make a lot of overhead serves and shots that put strain on your shoulder. A common result is a rotator cuff injury—a tear in one of the tendons that hold the muscles and bones of your shoulder joint together.

May 23, 2017

USTA Eastern has hit the ground running in 2017. With a strong strategic vision and focused leadership, the organization is poised for success.

May 22, 2017

A closer look at the area’s top tennis equipment and apparel providers, including Grand Slam Tennis, High Country Ski & Tennis, PGA Tour Superstore, Set Point Tennis, Tennis East and TopSpin Tennis & Fitness.

May 19, 2017

I decided to read a tennis book to improve my game, and complement my practices in drills and lessons with instructors. But let’s face it … I need more than a book, I need a library.

May 19, 2017

The Big Apple will become the City of Light this June when “Roland-Garros in the City” arrives in time for the famed French Open finals, June 9 – 11.

May 18, 2017

Most New York tennis players are familiar with the two most popular tennis-teaching organizations: The PTR (Professional Tennis Registry) and the USPTA (Professional Tennis Association). They both offer workshops and testing to become certified tennis teachers. Each organization has about 15,000 members.

May 18, 2017

I’ve seen it time and again. Players working on their open-stance forehand with their bent elbows and breaking wrists trying to hit the ball like Rafael Nadal. I get it, just like you, I’ve dreamt of hitting just one forehand as big as Rafa’s ... and yet it’s never happened.

May 17, 2017

Susan Wagner advanced to the second round of the PSAL “A” Division playoffs with a 5-0 win over fellow Staten Island-foe Curtis on Tuesday afternoon.

May 16, 2017

With two new stadium courts seating more than 800 at the Cary Leeds Center for Tennis & Learning, New York Junior Tennis & Learning (NYJTL) will welcome fans and supporters with free admission to the Mayor's Cup All-Scholastic Tennis Championships from June 1-11.

May 16, 2017

The Federation Francaise Tennis (FFT) announced the wild cards for the 2017 French Open live on Facebook on Tuesday, and one big name was left off of that list.

May 15, 2017

Roger Federer announced on Monday that he will be skipping this year’s French Open in order to better prepare himself for the grass and hard court seasons.

May 15, 2017

Rafael Nadal has certainly been living up to “King of Clay” nickname thus far in 2017, adding to his trophy collection on Sunday with a 7-6(8), 6-4 win over Austria’s Dominic Thiem to win the Mutua Madrid Open for the fifth time in his career.

May 12, 2017

St. John’s Roberto Livi, Alan Nunez Aguilera, Jessica Livianu and Anna Morozova were named to All-BIG EAST teams on Friday.

May 12, 2017

Queens College head women's tennis coach Alan Nagel and men's and women's assistant coach Fabio Minami have been honored with regional awards from the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA). 

May 12, 2017

On its quest for a 10th straight PSAL championship, Beacon rolled through the regular season on a mission, going 10-0 after Thursday afternoon’s 5-0 win over Hunter.

May 11, 2017

The Stuyvesant Hitmen snapped a two-match losing streak on Wednesday afternoon, downing the High School for American Studies 5-0.

May 9, 2017

SPORTIME and The John McEnroe Tennis Academy (JMTA) today announced that JMTA Co‐Director Patrick McEnroe will be overseeing summer tennis training at the JMTA satellite at SPORTIME Amagansett, in the Town of East Hampton, beginning in summer 2017.   

May 9, 2017

R Baby Foundation hosted its seventh annual New York Tennis Tournament: Serving to Save Babies’ Lives on Saturday at MatchPoint NYC in Brooklyn, as twenty-four doubles teams came together for a competitive day of tennis and to raise money for great cause.